Subsidiary

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Subsidiary

A wholly or partially owned company that is part of a large corporation. A foreign subsidiary is a separately incorporated entity under the host country's law. A subsidiary's financial results are carried on the parent company's books.

Subsidiary

A company that is publicly-traded but has more than half its stock owned by another company, known as the parent company. As long as the parent company owns more than half the stock, it maintains control of the subsidiary, though its other stock is still traded. Some subsidiaries belong to the same industry as the parent company, while others do not, and are part of a diversification effort on the part of the parent company. See also: Wholly owned subsidiary.

subsidiary

A company controlled or owned by another company. For example, the trucking company Overnite Transportation is a wholly owned subsidiary of Union Pacific Corporation. If a subsidiary is wholly owned, all its stock is held by the parent company. Compare holding company, parent company.
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"The SEC made a dramatic comeback in the second half of the 2018 fiscal year, filing a record-setting 55 new enforcement actions against public companies and subsidiaries - the most in any half-year covered by SEED," said Stephen Choi, professor at the NYU School of Law and director of the Pollack Center for Law & Business.
The only specifications refer to the fact that the subsidiary company can be added, but without being compulsory, the name of subsidiary, according to the registered legal entity's options, the remaining conditions for the registration of the subsidiaries regulated by art.
If an MNC cannot gain substantial benefits from transferring knowledge to subsidiaries, then the knowledge flows should not occur.
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Third, R&D alliance activities generally should be encouraged at overseas R&D subsidiaries. "We find that such alliance activities tend to promote knowledge flows, especially technical knowledge flows from local environments to subsidiaries.
However, because of the nature of the change involved, in the case of renewal, having to address what already exists, and in the case of venturing, being able to largely ignore what already exists, we posit that these two types of entrepreneurial initiatives in subsidiaries are very different and deserve separate attention.
In other words, we don't let the cash balances of our foreign subsidiaries get below two weeks of cash requirements.
The other main components of the rating system are: Risk management (R); Financial condition (F); and potential Impact (I) of the parent company and nondepository subsidiaries (collectively, nondepository entities) on the subsidiary depository institution(s).
group members' aggregate taxable income, net of operating losses incurred by its European subsidiaries over the same periods.
The decision on this issue will be of great interest to corporations that sell subsidiaries to related parties.
On October 11, ABC-Naco and its subsidiaries voluntarily filed for reorganization under Chapter 11.